RHODE ISLAND VOTERS will have a second chance to remove "and Providence Plantations" from the state's official name on November's ballot after the General Assembly approved legislation on Thursday night. / PBN FILE PHOTO/FRANK MULLIN
PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island voters will be next to decide on whether to remove "and Providence Plantations" from the state's official name after legislation was approved by the General Assembly on Thursday night. The joint resolution of including the question on the ballot was sponsored by Sen. Harold M. Metts, D-Providence, and Rep. Anastasia P.…

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